Guess who warned of the #FBAR Marriage in 1970?

Guess Who? American Woman, Stay away from me! – – A Moment in Time – March 21, 1970 @GlobeandMail – #FBAR Marriage — U.S. Citizen Abroad (@USCitizenAbroad) March 22, 2014 The Globe has a really nice description of this here.   The Globe and Mail includes it’s daily “A moment in time”. On March […]


The #FBAR Marriage continued – Is it the U.S spouse or the alien spouse that is the problem?

I head that 4 #Americansabroad "non-U.S. spouses" cause tax problems in a marriage. Wrong! It's the exact opposite! — U.S. Citizen Abroad (@USCitizenAbroad) January 21, 2014 2013 U.S. tax change seminar from @ThunFinancial – Includes #Obamacare tax and married filing separately — US Taxation Abroad (@TaxationAbroad) January 21, 2014 This post is based […]

The liability of a lawyer and the #FBAR Marriage

As grows awareness of US CBT, so grows the legal liability for professionals who don't understand the rules! #FBAR — U.S. Citizen Abroad (@USCitizenAbroad) September 13, 2013 We live in FATCAesque times. FATCA is many things. FATCA is the end of financial and human privacy. FATCA is the means by which the U.S., by […]

Marriage and American citizenship: The #FBAR Marriage and more

“The best way to get ahead financially is to be part of a married couple in which both partners have a college degree and a career.” This was an interesting excerpt an article that first appeared in an article in Bloomberg View. The effect of marriage on financial stability is enormous. Marriages can either be […]

Life for #Americansabroad in an #FBAR and #FATCA world

How many #Americansabroad have had their lives stolen by the IRS? – explains why renunciations are soaring! — U.S. Citizen Abroad (@USCitizenAbroad) January 10, 2014 The tweet references the following instructive comment at the Isaac Brock Society. The title of the post is: Has your life been stolen from you by the IRS? Comment […]

#Americansabroad denied child tax credit for children who are NOT US citizens – Benefit or burden?

Introducing the “FBAR Marriage” #Americansabroad who file "married filing separately" read – U pay a price 4 protecting spouse in #FBARmarriage — U.S. Citizen Abroad (@USCitizenAbroad) September 6, 2013 The “FBAR Marriage” is a marriage between a U.S. person abroad and a non-U.S. person. The most important partner in the “FBAR Marriage” is the […]

#Americansabroad will be subject to “economic quarantine” in a #FATCA world

#Americansabroad will be subject to "economic quarantine" in a #FATCA world – It will be one law at a time — U.S. Citizen Abroad (@USCitizenAbroad) January 31, 2015 The above tweet references a comment at the Isaac Brock Society. @Nervousinvestor See Deckard’s comment here: and Badger’s comment here: It is quite obvious […]